5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Adaptation - level phenomenon
- a The process by which the eye's lens changes shape to focus near or far objects on the retina.
- b Our tendency to form judgments of sounds, lights, and income, relative to a neutral level defined by our prior experience.
- c The activation, often unconsciously, of certain associations, thus predisposing one's perception, memory or response.
- d The light-sensitive inner surface of the eye, containing the receptor rods and cones plus layers of neurons that begin the processing of visual information.
- e long fiber that carries impulses away from the cell body of a neuron
5 Multiple choice questions
- A cause and effect relationship in which one variable controls the changes in another variable.
- Sustained exercise that increases heart and lung fitness; may also reduce stress, depression, and anxiety.
- The process by which we percceive and respond to certain events, that we appraise as threatening or challenging.
- loss of memory
- A mental predisposition to perceive one thing and not another.
5 True/False questions
pancreas → gland that produces insulin that regulate blood sugar
Gate control theory → The theory that the spinal cord contains a neurological "gate" that blocks pain signals or allows them to pass on to the brain. The "gate" is opened by the activity of pain signals traveling up small nerve fibers and is closed by activity in larger fibers or by information coming from the brain.
Audition → A cause and effect relationship in which one variable controls the changes in another variable.
brainstem → The light-sensitive inner surface of the eye, containing the receptor rods and cones plus layers of neurons that begin the processing of visual information.
spinal cord → a major part of the central nervous system which conducts sensory and motor nerve impulses to and from the brain